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Jean Dyson and Birdie in Lake Winnipeg

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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1905 and 1907]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia postcard ; 7.5 x 8.6 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of two women in bathing suits, standing in a large body of water at a point where the water is up to their knees. Their bathing suits appear like sailor shirts with skirts and stockings, with caps over their heads. The inscription identifies the girl on the left as Jean Dyson, and the g…
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia postcard ; 7.5 x 8.6 cm
Material Details
inscribed in pencil, verso, t. "
Scope and Content
Photograph of two women in bathing suits, standing in a large body of water at a point where the water is up to their knees. Their bathing suits appear like sailor shirts with skirts and stockings, with caps over their heads. The inscription identifies the girl on the left as Jean Dyson, and the girl on the right is identified as Gloriana Bird (or Birdie). They are at a beach in Winnipeg. The inscription dates the photograph circa 1906 or 1907. However, other prints of the same image are dated circa 1905. Annotations on the back of the postcard read: "Taken 1906 or 1907 [erased and corrected dates. Previously written 1905 or 1906]" and "Jean & Birdie / in Lake Wpeg."
Subjects
Clothing
Sports - Swimming
Geographic Features - Lakes and Ponds
Documentary Artifacts - Postcards
Names
Bird, Gloriana "Birdie"
Drynan, Jean Dyson
Geographic Access
Manitoba - Winnipeg
Accession Code
HV983.42.39
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Date
[between 1905 and 1907]
Media Type
Photograph
Related Material
For other prints of this image, see HV983.42.38 - .41
Scan Resolution
800
Scan Date
27-Aug-06
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Images
Less detail
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